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Boeing launches 737 MAX 10

Boeing has officially launched the 737 MAX 10 as the newest member of the 737 MAX family at the 2017 Paris Air Show. Boeing claims that the 737 MAX 10 will have the lowest seat-mile cost of any single-aisle airplane produced so far. Design changes for the MAX 10 include a fuselage stretch of 66 […]

Swiss CS300 in special livery

Swiss International Air Lines (Swiss) has painted its first Bombardier CSeries CS300 aircraft in a special livery designed by Romand artist Mathias Forbach, also known as Fichtre. The intention of the livery is to express Swiss’ commitment to Swiss Romandy, the French-speaking part of western Switzerland, and its airport, Geneva Cointrin, where the aircraft will […]

Airbus expansion at TAP Portugal

BOC Aviation Limited has ordered four new Airbus A320neo Family aircraft (including A320 and A321 variants) and two new Airbus A330-900 aircraft for lease to TAP Portugal. All six Airbus aircraft will be delivered between 2018 and 2020. TAP’s total fleet renewal plan includes 53 new Airbus NEO Family aircraft. The airline currently flies an […]

Malindo Air receives 737 MAX 8

Boeing has delivered the first production Boeing 737 MAX 8 to Malindo Air. The Malaysia-based airline will be the first to put the 737 MAX into commercial service. Malindo Air is currently a user of the Boeing 737 Next Generation. The new aircraft gives the airline the opportunity to go to further destinations. The airline […]

Indigo selects ATR 72-600

IndiGo, India’s biggest passenger airline, has selected the ATR 72-600 to build up an ambitiouis regional network. ATR says the carrier has signed a ‘term sheet’ with IndiGo for 50 ATR 72-600 aircraft, with the flexibility to reduce the number of aircraft based on certain conditions. Deliveries are expected to begin by the end of […]

WestJet orders ten Dreamliners

Low-cost carrier WestJet (Canada) has announced the definitive purchase of 10 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft. The airline also took options on 10 additional aircraft. The aircraft on firm order are to be delivered from early 2019 until the end of 2021. WestJet also announced that it has selected the General Electric GEnx-1B turbofan to power […]